Cylindrical cup with a tapered, D- or ear-shaped, molded strap handle soft-soldered to the body at its soft-soldered, lapped seam. Faint incised line below wire rim. Attached bottom has folded edge and foot ring with flat center. No marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1840 - 1890
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
tin (overall material)
iron wire (rims material)
overall: 2 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 5.715 cm x 9.2075 cm x 7.3025 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
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